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The emperor's general : a novel, James Webb

Label
The emperor's general : a novel
Title
The emperor's general
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
James Webb
Title variation
emperors general
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on General MacArthur's rule in post-World War II Japan, portraying him as a Machiavellian figure. He organizes a war-crimes trial against an innocent Japanese general to divert attention from the crimes of the emperor, whose cooperation he needs. By the author of Something to Die For
Summary
An evocation of ego, greed, and imperial politics in post-World War II Japan follows a young captain involved in a plot between General MacArthur and the Japanese emperor to seize total control
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
007540
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946 February 9-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webb, James
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.E1955
LC item number
E46 1999
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • Yamashita, Tomobumi
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • Yamashita, Tomobumi
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • MacArthur, Douglas
  • Yamashita, Tomobumi
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Manila (Philippines)
  • War crime trials
  • War crime trials
  • Philippines
  • Philippines
  • Biographical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The emperor's general : a novel, James Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21318941
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
401 pages
Isbn
9780767900768
Lccn
98023143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39069475
  • (OCoLC)39069475
Label
The emperor's general : a novel, James Webb
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21318941
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
401 pages
Isbn
9780767900768
Lccn
98023143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39069475
  • (OCoLC)39069475

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